Minnesota has 21 All-Academic honorees, the most among NCAA Division I women's teams
Budd took 13th in the 3,000m steeplechase and Adderley finished 14th in the 800m
Senior Te'Shon Adderley is set to compete in the 800m quarterfinals Friday
Fifteen Gophers and two relay teams head to Fayetteville, Ark., this week
Minnesota will send 15 individuals and two relays to Fayetteville, Ark., next week
2014 Season - Indoor: Competed in five races ran a season-best 4:57.09 mile for eighth place at Jack Johnson Classic recorded a season-best 9:47.80 in the 3,000m and finished 19th at Iowa State Classic.
2014 Season - Outdoor: Ran five races, including four appearances in the 3,000m steeplechase finished 21st in the 3,000m steeplechase (10:26.44) at NCAA West Prelims finished 14th in the steeplechase (10:30.10) at Big Ten Championships placed 20th in the 3,000m steeplechase in a season-best 10:19.51 at Stanford Invitational ran a season-best 4:36.12 in the 1,500m for fifth place at Musco Twilight Academic All-Big Ten honoree USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.
2013 Season - Indoor: Finished 23rd in the 3,000m at the Big Ten Championships (9:54.27) ran her season-best time of 9:45.81 in the 3,000m at the Iowa State Classic, finishing seventh.
2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 16th in the 3,000m steeplechase at the NCAA West Preliminary Round (10:14.87) placed fourth at the Big Ten Championships with the third-best time in Minnesota history (10:14.07) runner-up at the Drake Relays (10:15.37) second in the 3,000m at the Musco Twilight (9:37.16) Academic All-Big Ten honoree USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.
2012 Season - Indoor: Member of the eighth-place distance medley relay team that ran 11:36.63 at the Big Ten Championships placed eighth in the Iowa State Classic mile run (4:51.74) took sixth in the 3000m (9:49.51) at the Jack Johnson Classic.
2012 Season - Outdoor: Finished 16th in the 3,000m steeplechase at the NCAA West Preliminary Round finished eighth in the steeplechase at the Big Ten Championships (10:21.45) also competed in the 5,000m at the Big Ten meet (17:15.85) became the No. 3 steeplechase performer in Minnesota history with a time of 10:18.60 at the Stanford Invite also competed in the 1,500m during the season, with a season best of 4:32.73 Academic All-Big Ten honoree USTFCCCA All-Academic honoree.
2011 Season - Indoor: Took tenth in the mile (5:12.66) at the Parents Day Open finished 20th in the 3,000m at Iowa State Classic with a time of 10:03.54 placed fifth in the 3,000m at the Minnesota Open with a time of 10:20.00.
2011 Season - Outdoor: Came in 11th in the 3,000m (10:19.98) at the Jim Click Shootout finished seventh at the Big Ten championships in the 3,000m steeplechase with a mark of 10:33.66 qualified for the NCAA West Prelims in the steeplechase Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2010 Season: Redshirted the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.
High School: A 2009 graduate of White Bear Lake High School high school coach was Patti Percival four-time all-state honoree in cross country placed fourth as a junior (2007) and fifth as a senior (2008) in Minnesota Class AA Cross Country Championships 2008 Suburban East Conference champion three-time all-state performer in track, twice in 1,600m and once in 3,200m earned six letters in cross country and five in track and Nordic skiing.
Personal: Born January 28, 1991 given name is Katelyn major is graphic design and strategic communications in advertising daughter of Matt and Laura Moraczewski, both of whom competed at St. Thomas has an older brother, Andy.
|Moraczewski's Indoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|Mile||4:51.74||Iowa State Classic (2/11/12)|
|3,000m||9:38.37||Meyo Invitational (2/4/12)|
|Moraczewski's Outdoor Career Bests (2014 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|1,500m||4:32.73||Arkansas Invite (3/31/12)|
|3,000m||9:37.16||Musco Twilight (4/20/13)|
|5,000m||17:15.85||Big Ten Championships (5/13/12)|
|3,000m Steeplechase||10:14.07 (AT-3rd)||Big Ten Championships (5/11/13)|
Gophers Kick Off Raleigh Relays
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Director of women's track & field/cross country Matt Bingle shares his thoughts on the Gophers' season-opening meets.